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Upcoming Performances

Sweeney Todd

Nov 16-24, 2019
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Everyone’s favorite diabolical barber, seeking revenge at the Detroit Opera House

The Nutcracker

Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2019
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BalletMet returns for its eighth visit to the Detroit Opera House with its beloved traditional production of The Nutcracker.

Too Hot to Handel

December 14
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An annual Detroit holiday tradition! This soul stirring, toe-tapping rendition of Handel’s "Messiah."

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MOT Looking for a Director of Operations and Patron Experiences

Michigan Opera Theatre is hiring a Director of Operations and Patron Experiences! The role's primary function is to ensure an exceptional patron expe...

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The Nutcracker by the Numbers

Featuring timeless dances, magnificent costumes, beautiful sets and plenty of magic, BalletMet’s The Nutcracker takes you on a journey you won’t s...

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Opera v. Musical Theater: The Case for Sweeney Todd

One way to make opera-lovers cringe is to tell them that The Phantom of the Opera is their favorite opera. The show features a classical singing style...

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Gordon Simmons – Trumpet

At 72, trumpet player Gordon Simmons has the honor of being the oldest member of the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra. He is also one of the orchestra...

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